Marina was born and raised in Athens. She graduated from the General High School “The Greek Education” and then studied in the Law School in Parma, Italy. A few years later, she studied Greek Culture at the University of Cyprus. She successfully completed the Advanced Program in Management for Insurance Executives at the University of Piraeus.
Since 1999 she has been very successful in the Healthcare field, initially as a Health Insurance Agency Administrator, and then as Sales Insurer of South Attica of NP Insurance. From 2006 until today she is an Insurance Broker specializing in the Health Sector.
As an anxious spirit that constantly wants to evolve and learn new things, she has attended seminars such as SPA Marketing, Facial and Body Mesotherapy, Specialized protocols on laser use, as well as in nutrition and dietetics. She systematically attends seminars in the field of Aesthetics and she is trained in specialized aesthetic therapies for the face and body.
Together with her husband, surgeon Dimitris Drakopoulos, inspired the establishment of VARI BEAUTY CENTER, envisioning a stylish space that meets all the needs of modern man and woman in the field of beauty and health.
Maria was born and raised in Athens. She graduated from the 1st General High School of Pallini (Pierre de Coubertin). She then attended the specialty of Aesthetics at a Technical Vocational School. After her success in the Panhellenic exams, she was introduced to the Department of Aesthetics and Cosmetology of the ATEI of Athens, where she graduated with a grade of 7,74. She successfully graduated with her thesis on “Water Fitness and Its Effects on the Body”.
Along with her studies, she worked in multi-purpose aesthetic & spa centers from 2004 to 2013, gaining extensive experience in specialized therapies of aesthetics, medical aesthetics, massage, alternative therapies and laser use.
In 2009 she worked behind-the-scenes at the 5th ATHENS X-CLUSIVE DESGINERS WEEK fashion week in Athens as a make-up artist, and in 2010 she provided skin diagnostics services to a new cosmetics company’s promotional campaign. Until 2015 she was a co-owner of a Beauty Salon, and later worked as an assistant next to plastic surgeon, where she gained experience in injection treatments.
Her love and passion for the world of beauty and aesthetics is lasting and trying to enrich her knowledge and broaden her field of application, she has attended training seminars such as: Pregnancy Massage and Pain Relief Therapy, Deep – Tissue Massage, Mesotherapy & Injectable Therapies, Health-Wellness-Exercise & Fitness Coaching , Application of Nutrition & Physical Exercise, Pregnant Massage and Therapeutic Massage using Pugnats, DeepTissue Massage, SPA Marketing. He also own the first grade of REIKI.
She is a member of the Association of Esthetic Professionals of Greece. Willing to stay informed of new developments in the field of Medical Aesthetics & Anti-aging, she participates in professional conferences and workshops of Aesthetics & Dermatology in Greece and abroad.
The Urologist – Andrologist Surgeon Dimitris Drakopoulos was born in Athens. He graduated from Plovdiv’s Higher Institute of Medicine in Plovdiv, Bulgaria, and later recognized his degree by examining the subjects of Surgery and Pathology at DIKA.TSA.
Later in 2008 he was trained in Laparoscopic Surgery in Urology with practical training and follow-up of live interventions in Paris at Foch and Institut Mutualise Montsouris hospitals.
From 2001 to 2011 he worked as a specialized physician in a variety of Attica’s hospitals, and from 2011 until today he maintains two private clinics in the area of Vari and Kantza / Pallini (urological and andrological clinics).
From 2015 until today he is a Surgeon and Executer of the Mediterraneo Hospital’s Urology Clinic.
He is a member of the Medical Association of Athens and also a member of European’s and Greek’s Urological Society.
He is continuously informed and participates in conferences – seminars on all modern methods in the field of Surgical Andrology while he is a pioneer with great experience in TURIS method, a surgery of benign prostatic hyperplasia. He also has great experience in surgeries of Andrology Aesthetics, i.e. phalloplasty, removing scars from male genitalia.
Plastic surgeon Ilias Mexis was born in Athens. He was admitted to the Medical School of the National and Kapodistrian University of Athens, from which he graduated in 2003. After completing his tenure as a rural doctor in the area of Fthiotida (2003-2005), he specialized in General Surgery in the General Hospital of West Attica “Agia Varvara” (2005-2007). From 2007 to 2011, he worked at the University Clinic of Plastic, Aesthetic and Reconstructive Surgery in Bratislava (Slovakia). There he was trained, near the world-renowned Professor Jozef Fedeles, in all areas of Cosmetic Surgery and throughout the range of Reconstruction and Microsurgery. At the same time, she worked in Bratislava as an external partner at the private clinic of Plastic Surgery “Estetic Clinic”.
He has been working in the private sector in Athens since 2011, applying today’s most modern and effective Plastic Surgery in the Aesthetic and Reconstructive field. He is a regular member of the Greek Society of Plastic, Reconstructive and Cosmetic Surgery.
He is constantly updating for new techniques and future trends in Plastic Surgery by participating in World Congresses and International Plastic Surgery Conferences.
Katerina was born and raised in Larissa. She studied and graduated from the Department of Aesthetics and Cosmetology of the Alexander Technological Educational Institute of Thessaloniki in 2019 where she graduated with a grade of 8.06 and her undergraduate thesis was “Itching”.
She successfully completed her internship practice in the plastic surgeon “Issopoulos Nikos”, gaining experience in medical cosmetic and laser treatments. After coming to Athens, she worked as a beautician in an aesthetic center.
At the same time she attended training seminars such as: Facial Rejuvance, Facial & Body Lymphatic Massage and Gua Sha Facial, seeking to develop her knowledge and experience in Aesthetics.